UK Men's Basketball

June 26, 2014

Lakers select UK's Randle with 7th pick; Young goes 17th to Celtics

The Los Angeles Lakers, Julius Randle's favorite team while growing up, took the former University of Kentucky star with the seventh pick of Thursday night's NBA Draft. Ten picks later at No. 17, former Kentucky teammate James Young was selected by the NBA's other storied franchise, the Boston Celtics.

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